Sources


  1. Evelyn Taylor Research of the Taylor Family
    Information mailed to Gary Griggs, May 23, 2001.
  2. Hiram H. Griswold, Fulton, MI, 1908, "Obituaries of Friends and Relatives and Miscellaneous Items", Page 3, "Record of the Griswold Family".
  3. U.S. Census, Washington County, NY, 1800 Census.
  4. U.S. Census, Washington County, NY, 1810 Census.
  5. LDS Microfiche, Monroe County Local History Room, Sparta, WI, Residents of New York.
  6. U.S. Census, Monroe County, WI, 1900 Census.
  7. "Genealogical Branches From Monroe County, Wisconsin", Volume III, Article 164.
  8. Obituary of Grandparent, Parent, Sibling, Spouse, Child or Grandchild.
  9. Hiram H. Griswold, Fulton, MI, 1908, "Obituaries of Friends and Relatives and Miscellaneous Items".
  10. History of Allegany County, NY, by F. W. Beers
    <www.usgennet.org/usa/ny/county/allegany/>, Downloaded by Gary Griggs, 2/1/2006.
  11. U.S. Census, Allegany County, NY, 1820 Census.
  12. U.S. Census, Washington County, NY, 1820 Census.
  13. U.S. Census, Allegany County, NY, 1830 Census.
  14. U.S. Census, Allegany County, NY, 1840 Census.
  15. U.S. Census, Allegany County, NY, 1850 Census.
  16. U.S. Census, Allegany County, NY, 1860 Census.
  17. U.S. Census, Allegany County, NY, 1870 Census.
  18. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families.
  19. Hiram H. Griswold, Fulton, MI, 1908, "Obituaries of Friends and Relatives and Miscellaneous Items", Copy in possession of Gary Griggs.
  20. Family Search (LDS) Ancestral File (Internet)
    <www.familysearch.org/search/>.
  21. Monroe County Local History Room, Sparta, WI, Microfilm Records., Cemetery Card File Records.
  22. Beverly Griggs Drew Research of the Griggs and Kuckuck Families.
  23. Gravestone Marker.
  24. Death Registration Records, Copy in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  25. Bernice Pergande Griggs Notes, 1992 Griggs Family Tree Booklet.
  26. U.S. Census, Steuben County, NY, 1860 Census.
  27. Obituary.
  28. Gravestone List, Oakdale Township Cemetery, Monroe County, WI
    <http://www.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/wi/monroe/cemeteries/Oakdale-cem.txt>.
  29. U.S. Census, Steuben County, NY, 1850 Census.
  30. U.S. Census, Cattaraugus County, NY, 1860 Census.
  31. U.S. Census, Monroe County, WI, 1880 Census.
  32. Monroe, Juneau, Jackson Counties Genealogical Workshop, Inc., "Monroe County (WI) Index to Early Deaths, 1856 to 1907".
  33. Obituary, Scrapbook of Mattie Griggs Vandervort in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  34. U.S. Census, Steuben County, NY, 1870 Census.
  35. U.S. Census, Steuben County, NY, 1880 Census.
  36. U.S. Census, Steuben County, NY, 1900 Census.
  37. Angelica Collectanea and Obituaries, Allegany County, NY GenWeb
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~nyallega/angelcollc.html and
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~nyallega/angelicacolle.html, Downloaded by Gary Griggs, 2/1/2006.
  38. U.S. Census, Kalamazoo County, MI, 1880 Census.
  39. U.S. Census, Kalamazoo County, MI, 1900 Census.
  40. Obituary, Obituary on Ancestry.com, researched by Gary Griggs, 3/10/2009.
  41. Gravestone List, Until The Day Dawn Cemetery, Angelica Township, Allegany County, NY, Information researched by Gary Griggs, 4/22/2008.
  42. Gravestone List, Angelica Township Cemetery, NY, Information extracted by Gary Griggs, 2/1/2006.
  43. U.S. Census, Monroe County, WI, 1870 Census.
  44. U.S. Census, Monroe County, WI, 1860 Census.
  45. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index (R) (Copyright (c) 1980, 1997, data as of February 1997), LDS Microfiche, Family Research Library, Myrtle Beach, SC, 15 June 2002.
  46. Thwing: A Genealogical, Biographical and Historical Account of the Family, by Walter Eliot Thwing, published by David Clapp & Son, Printers, Boston, 1883, Researched on Ancestry.com by Gary Griggs, 8/6/2009.
  47. U.S. Bureau of Land Management Records, Copy of land patent downloaded on the Internet by Gary Griggs, 10/22/2004.
  48. Monroe County Local History Room, Sparta, WI, Microfilm Records., Branches III, item 164.
  49. Wisconsin State Census, Monroe County, WI, 1855 Census.
  50. U.S. Census, Monroe County, WI, 1850 Census.
  51. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, 9/19/2006.
  52. Monroe County Local History Room, Sparta, WI, Microfilm Records., Branches III.
  53. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Listing of military veterans buried in the Tomah area, 9 June 2005.
  54. Autograph Book, Autograph book of Carrie Permelia Griggs, in the possession of Annette Vroman Pehowski.
  55. Wisconsin State Census, Monroe County, WI, 1875 Census on FamilySearch.org.
  56. Wisconsin State Census, Monroe County, WI, 1885 Census on FamilySearch.org.
  57. Wisconsin State Census, Monroe County, WI, 1895 Census.
  58. Hiram H. Griswold, Fulton, MI, 1908, "Obituaries of Friends and Relatives and Miscellaneous Items", Obituary, Page 1.
  59. Marie Drescher, Oak Grove Cemetery Association, Gravestone List, Oak Grove Cemetery, Tomah, WI, From Marie Drescher's database, sent to Gary Griggs 11/2002.
  60. Benjamin Thwing's Ancestors (FTM Internet Site)
    <http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/t/w/i/Colin-L-Twing/BOOK-0001/0003-0026.html#IND1399REF53>, Record 367.
  61. Colin Twing Research of the Thwing Family
    <http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/t/w/i/Colin-L-Twing/BOOK-0001/0003-0013.html#IND705REF71>.
  62. Vital Records, Marriages, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin, e-mail from Diana Morse to Gary Griggs, 3/15/2006.
  63. Monroe County Local History Room, Sparta, WI, Microfilm Records., Branches II, item 757.
  64. Benjamin Thwing's Ancestors (FTM Internet Site)
    <http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/t/w/i/Colin-L-Twing/BOOK-0001/0003-0026.html#IND1399REF53>, Record 177.
  65. U.S. Census, Genesee County, NY, 1840 Census.
  66. U.S. Census, Fond du Lac County, WI, 1850 Census.
  67. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper.
  68. U.S. Census, Monroe County, WI, 1910 Census.
  69. U.S. Census, Allegany County, NY, 1880 Census.
  70. U.S. Census, Allegany County, NY, 1900 Census.
  71. U.S. Census, Allegany County, NY, 1910 Census.
  72. U.S. Census, Warren County, NY, 1860 Census.
  73. U.S. Census, Kalamazoo County, MI, 1910 Census.
  74. U.S. Census, Kalamazoo County, MI, 1920 Census.
  75. U.S. Census, Kalamazoo County, MI, 1930 Census.
  76. American Civil War Soldiers, as listed on Ancestry.com.
  77. "Genealogical Branches From Monroe County, Wisconsin", Volume II, Article 206.
  78. Monroe, Juneau, Jackson Counties Genealogical Workshop, Inc., "Monroe County (WI) Index to Early Marriage Registrations, 1855 to 1907".
  79. U.S. Census, Washington County, NY, 1850 Census.
  80. U.S. Census, Washington County, NY, 1860 Census.
  81. Evelyn Taylor Research of the Taylor Family
    Information mailed to Gary Griggs.
  82. "Genealogical Branches From Monroe County, Wisconsin", Volume III, Article 202.
  83. "Genealogical Branches From Monroe County, Wisconsin", Volume III, Article 790.
  84. U.S. Census, Kalamazoo County, MI, 1870 Census.
  85. U.S. Census, Kalamazoo County, MI, 1850 Census.
  86. Benjamin Thwing's Ancestors (FTM Internet Site)
    <http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/t/w/i/Colin-L-Twing/BOOK-0001/0003-0026.html#IND1399REF53>.
  87. Wisconsin State Census, Monroe County, WI, 1905 Census.
  88. U.S. Census, Monroe County, WI, 1920 Census.
  89. U.S. Census, Monroe County, WI, 1930 Census.
  90. Marriage Registration Certificate.
  91. "Standard Atlas of Monroe County" (Geo. A. Ogle & Co., Publishers and Engravers, 1897), 1897.
  92. Quit-Claim Deed, Indenture, Warranty Deed and Quit-Claim Deed copies in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  93. Wisconsin State Census, Monroe County, WI, 1885 Census.
  94. Tomah (WI) Monitor-Herald Newspaper.
  95. Vermont Historical Society, Barre, VT, Vermont Historical Society Library, "The Griggs-Bragg Family Letters, 1848-1938"
    <www.state.vt.us/vhs/arccat/findaid/griggs.htm>.
  96. Vermont Historical Society, Barre, VT, Vermont Historical Society Library, "The Griggs-Bragg Family Letters, 1848-1938"
    <www.state.vt.us/vhs/arccat/findaid/griggs.htm>, Letter from Florence Griggs Bigelow to Roxanna Griggs, the wife of her uncle Roswell, dated 22 December 1907.
  97. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Article dated 10/13/1898.
  98. Tomah (WI) High School "Hamot" Yearbook, 1918 Edition.
  99. Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Family Services: "Public Health Emergencies--The Influenza Pandemic of 1918," printed 2004.
  100. Vermont Historical Society, Barre, VT, Vermont Historical Society Library, "The Griggs-Bragg Family Letters, 1848-1938"
    <www.state.vt.us/vhs/arccat/findaid/griggs.htm>, Letter from Clarence Griggs to his cousin Elton Griggs, dated 31 December 1918.
  101. Social Security Death Index Record on Rootsweb.Ancestry.com.
  102. U.S. Census, Calhoun County, MI, 1910 Census.
  103. U.S. Census, Calhoun County, MI, 1920 Census.
  104. U.S. Census, Calhoun County, MI, 1930 Census.
  105. U.S. Census, Calhoun County, MI.
  106. U.S. Census, Waukesha County, WI, 1920 Census.
  107. Gravestone List, Mt. Hope Cemetery, Sparta, WI
    <ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/wi/monroe/cemeteries/MtHope-cem.txt>.
  108. Monroe, Juneau, Jackson Counties Genealogical Workshop, Inc., "Monroe County (WI) Index to Birth Registrations, 1850-1944".
  109. "Genealogical Branches From Monroe County, Wisconsin", Volume I, Article 333.
  110. Monroe County Heritage Book Committee, Jeanette Kenyon Storkel, "Monroe County, Wisconsin Heritage Book" (Taylor Publishing Company, 1984), Article 2.
  111. "Genealogical Branches From Monroe County, Wisconsin", Volume I, Article 313.
  112. "Genealogical Branches From Monroe County, Wisconsin", Volume I, Article 334.
  113. "Genealogical Branches From Monroe County, Wisconsin", Volume III, Article 188.
  114. "Genealogical Branches From Monroe County, Wisconsin", Volume I, Article 317.
  115. Vermont Historical Society, Barre, VT, Vermont Historical Society Library, "The Griggs-Bragg Family Letters, 1848-1938"
    <www.state.vt.us/vhs/arccat/findaid/griggs.htm>, Letter from Florence Griggs Bigelow to her cousin Flora Whitchurch, dated 25 September 1904.
  116. Vermont Historical Society, Barre, VT, Vermont Historical Society Library, "The Griggs-Bragg Family Letters, 1848-1938"
    <www.state.vt.us/vhs/arccat/findaid/griggs.htm>, Letter from Clarence Griggs to his cousin, Elton Griggs, dated 22 September 1906, in which he mentioned that he had visited his son Sam, who was working and living in Minneapolis, two weeks earlier.
  117. Minnesota State Census, 1905 Census.
  118. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Letters found in the attic of Virginia Williams Griggs and given to Gary Griggs, 7/31/2007.
  119. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Phone conversation with the church secretary, 7/8/2008.
  120. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Phone conversation with the Huron Public Library research librarian, 7/16/2008.
  121. U.S. Census, Beadle County, SD, 1910 Census.
  122. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Post Card from Eva (Root) Griggs to Sam Griggs, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  123. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Letter and tax lists from the Beadle County Auditor's office, dated 7/9/2008.
  124. Autobiography, of Blanche Loretta Griggs, written in late-1926 or early-1927.
  125. Beadle County, SD, Auditor, Copies mailed to Gary Griggs by the Office Administrator, 7/9/2008.
  126. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Research of the city of Huron streets on Google Maps, 7/16/2008.
  127. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Post Card believed to have been from Clarence Griggs to "Mr. S. H. Griggs, 1460 Custer St., Huron, S.D." in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  128. Birth Certificate.
  129. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Post card from Eva Root to Sam Griggs, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  130. Lucille Koopman Reisenauer Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs.
  131. Janelle Vandervort Dvorak e-mail to VDV Gang, 3/10/2002.
  132. Death Certificate.
  133. Jay Root Research of the Root Family
    <jroot@chartermi.net>
    Most of the information is from "The Root Genealogical Records, 1600-1870," written by James Pierce Root. Info e-mailed to Gary Griggs, 8/21/2001 and 10/4/2001., 8/21/01.
  134. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, June 26, 1908.
  135. Biographical Histories of La Crosse, Monroe and Juneau Counties, Wisconsin
    (Located in the Monroe County Local History Room, Sparta, WI) (Lewis Publishing Company, Chicago, 1892), Pages 714 and 715.
  136. Harold Ira Root Research of the Root Family, Compiled 1992.
  137. Marita Root Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, 11/12/01.
  138. Autograph Book, of Eva Jane Root in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  139. Harold Root Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, 12/11/2001.
  140. Family Bible, Date of birth listed on a loose sheet of paper in the Root Family Bible in possession of Dr. Thomas Elliott Root, 2002.
  141. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Letter from Eva to an unidentified sister, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  142. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Article dated 26 October 1906.
  143. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Post card from Sam Griggs to Eva Root, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  144. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Post Card from Sam Griggs to Eva, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  145. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Post Card from Irvin Norman Root to Eva, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  146. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Post card from Grace Randall to Eva (Root) Griggs, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  147. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Post card from Eva to her mother, Mary Minerva (Dewey) Root, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  148. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Post card from Mabel Griggs to Eva (Root) Griggs, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  149. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Copy of the listing in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  150. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Post card from Ella Jennings to Eva (Root) Griggs, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  151. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Post card from Jason Root to Sam and Eva (Root) Griggs, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  152. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Post card from Eva Griggs to her mother, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  153. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Letter from Eva to her father, Ira James Root, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  154. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Letter from Eva (Root) Griggs to her mother, Mary (Dewey) Root, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  155. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Letter from Eva to her parents, Ira and Mary Root, copy in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  156. Virginia Williams Griggs Conversation with Gary Griggs, 8/21/01.
  157. Marita Root Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs.
  158. Family Bible, Date of death listed on a loose sheet of paper in the Root Family Bible in possession of Dr. Thomas Elliott Root, 2002.
  159. Death Certificate, Copy in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  160. Judy Griggs Pleugers Research of the Williams and Bassett Families, Phone conversation with Gary Griggs, 5/17/2007.
  161. Janelle Dvorak Research of the Vandervort and Clay Families, e-mailed to Gary Griggs, 3/11/2002.
  162. Monroe County Heritage Book Committee, Jeanette Kenyon Storkel, "Monroe County, Wisconsin Heritage Book", Article 365.
  163. Tomah (WI) High School "Hamot" Yearbook, 1928 Edition List of Graduates.
  164. U.S. Census, Monroe County, WI, 1940 Census.
  165. Gravestone List, LaGrange Township Cemetery, Monroe County, WI; developed by Jean and Carolyn Habelman and Claire Deniels, September 1973.
  166. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Article dated 9 November 1906.
  167. Gravestone List, LaGrange Township Cemetery, Monroe County, WI; developed by Jean and Carolyn Habelman and Claire Deniels, September 1973., Vandervorts and Vromans, 3/31/01.
  168. Vera Purdy Wilde, Vera Purdy Wilde Research of the James R. Vandervort Family.
  169. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Article dated 31 Jan 1908.
  170. Odiene Zellmer Research of the Zellmer Family, primarily as found in the Mormon Genealogy Library microfilms of the Jankendorf, Posen church registers., e-mail to Gary Griggs, 9/7/2005.
  171. Arlyn Bernhardt e-mail to VDV Gang, Descendants of James Robert VDV, e-mail 7/13/01.
  172. Social Security Death Index Record on Rootsweb.Ancestry.com
    , Informaton Researched by Gary Griggs, 4/21/2007.
  173. History of Monroe County, 1912, Page 950.
  174. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, LaGrange News Article, 12/6/1918.
  175. Freda Griggs Clay conversation with Gary Griggs, 4/25/01.
  176. Lucille Koopman Reisenauer Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, 4/24/2001.
  177. U.S. Census, Juneau County, WI, 1930 Census.
  178. Vermont Historical Society, Barre, VT, Vermont Historical Society Library, "The Griggs-Bragg Family Letters, 1848-1938"
    <www.state.vt.us/vhs/arccat/findaid/griggs.htm>, Researched by Gary Griggs, 8/29/2008.
  179. Vermont Historical Society, Barre, VT, Vermont Historical Society Library, "The Griggs-Bragg Family Letters, 1848-1938"
    <www.state.vt.us/vhs/arccat/findaid/griggs.htm>, Letter from Retta Bigelow to Elton Griggs, dated 9 November 1939.
  180. Richard Rettammel Research of the Rettammel Family, GEDCOM file e-mailed to Gary Griggs, 9/26/2003.
  181. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, 1/30/2004.
  182. Developed by Gary Griggs, with infomation from Marie Drescher and Bonnie Dana, July 2003, Oak Grove Cemetery Association Database, Information extracted, 9/10/2003.
  183. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, 2/15/2005.
  184. Military Draft Card, Researched by Gary Griggs on Ancestry.com, 4/7/2012.
  185. Vermont Historical Society, Barre, VT, Vermont Historical Society Library, "The Griggs-Bragg Family Letters, 1848-1938"
    <www.state.vt.us/vhs/arccat/findaid/griggs.htm>, Griggs-Bragg Family Letters.
  186. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, 8/2/2007.
  187. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Cherry Valley News Article, 12/6/1918.
  188. Marriage License.
  189. Birth Certificate, Copy in possession of Gary Griggs.
  190. U.S. Census, Adams County, WI, 1930 Census.
  191. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Article about the 150th Anniversary of the Congregation, 9/7/2006.
  192. Marriage Registration Certificate, in the possession of Beverly Griggs Drew.
  193. "Monroe County (WI) Pictorial Atlas, 1994", Sparta Township, Page 105.
  194. Funeral Memorial Card.
  195. Tomah (WI) High School "Hamot" Yearbook, 1923's edition alumni list.
  196. Leila Gabower Tiber Conversation with Gary Griggs.
  197. Cassidy, Blanche Griggs Collection of News Articles about Monroe and Adams County men and women in the military, 1940-1945
    (Book in the possession of Joan Griggs Phelan).
  198. "Wisconsin Vital Records, 1820-1907"
    <http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/vitalrecords/index.asp>, Downloaded by Gary Griggs, 4/10/2006.
  199. Tomah (WI) High School "Hamot" Yearbook, 1923 Edition.
  200. Pages photographed by Bill Scheer, St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Ridgeville, Monroe County, WI, Church Register (Book 2--1889-1909), Baptism Records, Page 68.
  201. Tomah (WI) High School "Hamot" Yearbook, 1924 Edition.
  202. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, 65th class reunion picture in 1989.
  203. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Article dated 19 Feb 1909.
  204. Birth Certificate, of James LaVerne Griggs in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  205. Tomah (WI) High School "Hamot" Yearbook, 1928 edition.
  206. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Information from Virginia Williams Griggs in a conversation with Gary Griggs, 7/31/2007.
  207. U.S. Census, Adams County, WI, 1940 Census.
  208. Wood Cemetery, Valley Junction, Monroe County, WI; list of gravestones developed by Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Waltermath, Carolyn and Jean Habelman, Jean Anderson, Charlotte Fell, Rose Baldwin and Sarah Case; June 1976, e-mailed to Gary Griggs, 4/9/2002.
  209. Divorce Papers, In the possession of Gary Griggs.
  210. "Monroe County (WI) Pictorial Atlas, 1994", 1897 Plat Map of Byron Township.
  211. U.S. Census, Wood County, WI, 1900 Census.
  212. Birth Certificate, Copy in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  213. Birth Certificate, Viewed by Gary Griggs at the Adams County Register of Deeds Office (Volume 13, Page 629), Adams, WI, 7/9/2012.
  214. Gravestone List, Camp Douglas, WI Cemetery, FAX received from Monroe County Local History Room, 1/8/2002.
  215. Juneau County Historical Society, Rose Clark Research of the Roeder Family, Mailed to Gary Griggs, 2/8/2002.
  216. Virginia Williams Griggs Conversation with Gary Griggs, Phone conversation, 12/26/2001.
  217. Virginia Williams Griggs Conversation with Gary Griggs, Phone conversation, 12/2/2003.
  218. Vermont Historical Society, Barre, VT, Vermont Historical Society Library, "The Griggs-Bragg Family Letters, 1848-1938"
    <www.state.vt.us/vhs/arccat/findaid/griggs.htm>, Letter from Clarence Griggs his aunt, Roxanna Liscomb Griggs, dated 13 May 1911.
  219. U.S. Census, Beadle County, SD, 1930 Census.
  220. U.S. Census, Bon Homme County, SD, 1930 Census.
  221. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Post card from Glenn Griggs to "Miss Blanche Griggs" postmarked 25 August 1936, in the possession of Gary Griggs.
  222. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Researched by Gary Griggs, 7/29/2013.
  223. Virginia Williams Griggs Conversation with Gary Griggs, 12/26/2001.
  224. Joan Griggs Phelan e-mail to Gary Griggs, 2/5/2002.
  225. Virginia Williams Griggs Conversation with Gary Griggs, 11/6/01.
  226. Tomah (WI) Monitor-Herald Newspaper, 65th Class Reunion Article, 7/31/2006.
  227. Obituary, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, 12/13/2012.
  228. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Reflections article by Jean Lessor, 6/19/2008.
  229. Sayra "Jean" Arity Lessor Research of the Arity Family, Letter to Gary Griggs, 7/10/2008.
  230. Confirmation Certificate.
  231. Military Discharge Certificate.
  232. Auguste Lydia Pergande Research of the Pergande Family, Letter to Kenneth Schamens, June 1969, copy forwarded to Gary Griggs, 9/1/2014.
  233. Pages photographed by Bill Scheer, St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Ridgeville, Monroe County, WI, Church Register (Book 3--1909-1996), Baptism Records, Page 59.
  234. Baptism Certificate.
  235. Leila Gabower Tiber Conversation with Gary Griggs, Phone conversation, 6/24/2004.
  236. Tomah (WI) High School "Hamot" Yearbook, 1927 edition.
  237. U.S. Census, Bayfield County, WI, 1940 Census.
  238. Death Certificate, Certificate ID# 1960-MN-016531 issued by the state of Minnesota and available from the Minnesota Historical Society.
  239. Diana Heser Morse e-mail to Gary Griggs, GEDCOM file e-mailed 11/21/2002.
  240. Social Security Death Index Record on Rootsweb.Ancestry.com
    , Information researched by Gary Griggs, 4/19/2007.
  241. U.S. Census, Juneau County, WI, 1940 Census.
  242. Rolleene Borchardt Schroeder Research of the Borchardt Family, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 4/27/2007.
  243. Gravestone List, Immanuel Cemetery, Ozaukee County, WI
    <http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/wi/ozaukee/cemetery/immanu01.txt>, Information downloaded by Gary Griggs, 4/17/2007.
  244. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, 1941.
  245. Rolleene Borchardt Schroeder Research of the Borchardt Family, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 5/5/2005.
  246. U.S. Census, Milwaukee County, WI, 1910 Census.
  247. U.S. Census, Milwaukee County, WI, 1920 Census.
  248. U.S. Census, Milwaukee County, WI, 1930 Census.
  249. U.S. Census, Milwaukee County, WI, 1940 Census.
  250. Annette Vroman Pehowski Research of the Pehowski Family, Conversation with Jennifer Griggs Andress, 1/23/2010, relayed to Gary Griggs.
  251. Arlyn Bernhardt e-mail to VDV Gang
    , 3/31/01.
  252. Developed by Gary Griggs, with infomation from Marie Drescher and Bonnie Dana, July 2003, Oak Grove Cemetery Association Database, Information extracted 9/18/2003.
  253. Tomah (WI) High School "Hamot" Yearbook, 1931 edition.
  254. Tomah (WI) High School "Hamot" Yearbook, 1930 edition.
  255. Developed by Gary Griggs, with infomation from Marie Drescher and Bonnie Dana, July 2003, Oak Grove Cemetery Association Database, Extracted by Gary Griggs, 9/8/2003.
  256. Social Security Death Index Record on Rootsweb.Ancestry.com
    , Researched by Gary Griggs, 1/17/2010.
  257. Richard Rettammel Research of the Rettammel Family.
  258. Monroe County Local History Room, Sparta, WI, Microfilm Records., Birth Records Index.
  259. Lucille Koopman Reisenauer Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, Notes to Gary Griggs, 7/2000.
  260. Juneau County (WI) Death Index
    <http://www.rootsweb.com/~wijuneau/ObitdeathsQtoR.html>, Downloaded by Gary Griggs, 7/22/2003.
  261. Richard Rettammel Research of the Rettammel Family, e-mailed to Gary Griggs, 9/25/2003.
  262. Social Security Death Index Record on Rootsweb.Ancestry.com
    , Information Researched by Gary Griggs, 8/2/2007.
  263. Social Security Death Index Record on Rootsweb.Ancestry.com
    , Information Researched by Gary Griggs, 4/21/2007.
  264. Alan Henry Research of the Beebe Family, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 11/6/2003.
  265. U.S. Census, Jackson County, WI, 1930 Census.
  266. Griggs Family Reunion Newspaper Article (Tomah (WI) Journal), 1973 Reunion.
  267. Griggs Family Reunion Newspaper Article, 1978 Reunion.
  268. Newspaper Article, Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune, 4/28/1933.
  269. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, 8/3/2007.
  270. Social Security Death Index Record on Rootsweb.Ancestry.com
    , Researched by Gary Griggs, 7/10/2010.
  271. Robert and Susan Mack, Robert and Susan Mack Research of the Mack Family, Given to Gary Griggs, 8/2/2002.
  272. U.S. Census, Iron County, MI, 1920 Census.
  273. U.S. Census, Jefferson County, WI, 1940 Census.
  274. Lucille Koopman Reisenauer Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, Phone Conversation, 9/24/2002.
  275. Lucille Koopman Reisenauer Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, 4/24/01.
  276. U.S. Census, Columbia County, WI, 1940 Census.
  277. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, 7/31/2004.
  278. Lucille Koopman Reisenauer Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, 8/17/2006.
  279. Lucille Koopman Reisenauer Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, 9/17/2002.
  280. Obituary, The Tomah Journal, 4/2/09.
  281. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, 50th Reunion article and picture, 9/25/2003.
  282. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, 55th Reunion article and picture, 7/10/2008.
  283. Obituary, Tomah Journal, 5/9/2011.
  284. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Letter stored in the attic of Virginia Williams Griggs and given to Gary Griggs, 7/31/2007.
  285. Ina York Trummer Research of the York Family, Phone conversation with Gary Griggs, 8/15/2007.
  286. Wedding Invitation, In the possession of Gary Griggs.
  287. U.S. Census, Columbia County, WI, 1930 Census.
  288. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Conversation with Judy and Janet Griggs, 7/11/2012.
  289. Janet Griggs Perry Research of the Griggs Family, Conversation with Gary Griggs, 10/25/2006.
  290. Auguste Lydia Kewit Pergande Book of Dates (in possession of Gary Griggs).
  291. Confirmation Announcement.
  292. Family Bible, Information from John Serp's family bible, in the possession of Katherine Serp.
  293. Baptism Certificate, In the possession of Barbara Serp Griggs.
  294. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, 7/28/2007.
  295. Graduation Announcement.
  296. Birth Announcement.
  297. Wisconsin Marriages, 1973-1997, Researched by Gary Griggs, 10/23/2015.
  298. Wedding Announcement.
  299. Nora O'Shea Robertson Research of the Vickery Family.
  300. LuAnn Griggs Shepherd Research of the Griggs Family--Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, 6/16/2005.
  301. LuAnn Griggs Shepherd Research of the Griggs Family--Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, 10/19/2001.
  302. Divorce Papers.
  303. LuAnn Griggs Shepherd Research of the Griggs Family--Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, 10/18/2001.
  304. Social Security Death Index Record on Rootsweb.Ancestry.com
    , Researched by Gary Griggs, 6/25/2010.
  305. Mattie Griggs Vandervort's Scrapbook in the possession of Gary Griggs, A Father's Day card to her husband Roll about the birth of Rolleene and Rollie.
  306. "Monroe County (WI) Pictorial Atlas, 1994", Tomah Township, Page 115.
  307. Sandy Holtz Borchardt e-mail to Gary Griggs, 6/28/2002.
  308. Judy Griggs Pleugers Research of the Williams and Bassett Families, Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, 3/12/2007.
  309. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Reunion article and picture, 9/25/2003.
  310. Tomah (WI) Monitor-Herald Newspaper, Article and picture about the 50th Class Reunion, 9/27/2004.
  311. Washington Death Index, 1907-1996.
  312. Vandervort, Ronald Research of the Vandervort Family, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 8/24/2013.
  313. "Monroe County (WI) Pictorial Atlas, 1994", LaGrange Township, Page 42.
  314. Obituary, Tomah Journal, 5/2/2012.
  315. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, 6/25/2012.
  316. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Picture and Article about 50th Class Reunion, 11/13/2008.
  317. Obituary, Tomah Journal, 1/26/2010.
  318. Sterling Standiford Research of the Standiford Family, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 3/28/2007.
  319. Tomah (WI) Monitor-Herald Newspaper, Article about the 45th Class Reunion, 12/9/2002.
  320. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Fifty-year Class Reunion and Picture, 10/11/2007.
  321. Obituary, Tomah Journal, 1/18/2010.
  322. Robert Mack Conversation with Gary Griggs, 1/1/2002.
  323. Lucille Koopman Reisenauer Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, 7/31/2007.
  324. Lucille Koopman Reisenauer Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, Phone conversation, 11/20/2014.
  325. Matt Felber Research of the Felber, Tiber, and Blaschke Families, Excerpts mailed by Jenny Waege Tiber to Gary Griggs, 1/12/2004.
  326. Beverly Griggs Drew Research of the Griggs and Kuckuck Families, Conversation with Gary Griggs, 8/16/2006.
  327. Carol Griggs Roeske Research of the Griggs Family, Letter to Gary Griggs, 8/8/2004.
  328. Obituary of Grandparent, Parent, Sibling, Spouse, Child or Grandchild, Obituary of Francis William Baumbach.
  329. Tony Russ Research of the Russ Family, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 1/13/2004.
  330. Pam Eichstaedt e-mail to Gary Griggs, 5/29/2002.
  331. Judy Griggs Pleugers Research of the Williams and Bassett Families, Conversation with Gary Griggs, 8/8/2004.
  332. Janet Griggs Perry Research of the Griggs Family
    , Janet Perry e-mail to Gary Griggs, 11/4/2007.
  333. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, e-mail from Jerri Gronitz via Judy Pleugers, 11/13/2012.
  334. Jerri Griggs Gronitz Research of the Griggs Family, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 5/9/2006.
  335. Jennifer Griggs Andress Research of the Andress Family, Phone conversation with Gary Griggs, 11/30/2012.
  336. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, 9/10/2014.
  337. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, 8/19/2013.
  338. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, 7/7/2012.
  339. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, 8/15/2015.
  340. Michael Bridgers phone coversation with Gary Griggs, 9/19/2002.
  341. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, e-mail from Susan Robertson Griggs.
  342. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, e-mail from Duaine Griggs, 3/18/2008.
  343. LuAnn Griggs Shepherd Research of the Griggs Family--Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, e-mail to Gary Griggs.
  344. LuAnn Griggs Shepherd Research of the Griggs Family--Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 11/17/2008.
  345. LuAnn Griggs Shepherd Research of the Griggs Family--Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 10/30/2004.
  346. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, e-mail from LuAnn Shepherd, 11/23/2007.
  347. Lisa Borchardt Lueck e-mail to Gary Griggs, 6/27/2002.
  348. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Article dated 15 May 2003.
  349. Debbie English Research of the English Family, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 6/30/2006.
  350. Arlyn Bernhardt e-mail to VDV Gang
    , Descendants of James Robert Vandervort report.
  351. Sandy Holtz Borchardt e-mail to Gary Griggs, 7/2/2002.
  352. Annette Vroman Pehowski Research of the Pehowski Family
    , Conversation with Gary Griggs, 7/10/2012.
  353. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Article, 12/16/2002.
  354. Kay Clay Standiford Research of the Clay Family, Conversation with Gary Griggs, 8/8/2004.
  355. Sterling Standiford Research of the Standiford Family
    , e-mail to Gary Griggs, 3/26/2007.
  356. Kay Clay Standiford Research of the Clay Family, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 4/2/2007.
  357. Obituary of Grandparent, Parent, Sibling, Spouse, Child or Grandchild, Tomah Journal, 1/18/2010.
  358. Obituary of Grandparent, Parent, Sibling, Spouse, Child or Grandchild, Tomah Journal, 3/11/2012.
  359. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, e-mail from Colleen Bath, 11/28/2005.
  360. Wisconsin Marriages, 1973-1997, Researched by Gary Griggs, 1/29/2011.
  361. Stephanie Henderson Griggs Research of the Griggs Family, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 3/17/2008.
  362. Carol Griggs Roeske Research of the Griggs Family, Phone Conversation with Gary Griggs.
  363. Kyle Nicholas Griggs Research of the Griggs Family, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 11/18/2009.
  364. Kyle Nicholas Griggs Research of the Griggs Family
    , e-mail to Gary Griggs, 7/26/2010.
  365. Carol Griggs Roeske Research of the Griggs Family, Note to Gary Griggs, 8/22/2008.
  366. Tomah (WI Journal Newspaper, Marriage Licenses, 6/5/2008.
  367. Carol Griggs Roeske Research of the Griggs Family, Conversation with Gary Griggs, 7/10/2012.
  368. Judy Griggs Pleugers Research of the Williams and Bassett Families, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 9/5/2010.
  369. Birth Announcement, Tomah Memorial Birth Center pictures in the Tomah Monitor-Herald, 11/5/2007.
  370. Gary Griggs Research of the Griggs, Pergande and Related Families, Conversation with Duaine Griggs, 7/11/2012.
  371. Annette Vroman Pehowski Research of the Pehowski Family
    , Conversation with Gary Griggs, 8/13/2013.
  372. Annette Vroman Pehowski Research of the Pehowski Family
    , e-mail to Gary Griggs, 1/31/2007.
  373. Amanda Ann Legler Research of the Pehowski Family, e-mail to Gary Griggs, 10/8/2011.
  374. Annette Vroman Pehowski Research of the Pehowski Family
    , e-mail to Gary Griggs, 10/25/2007.
  375. Annette Vroman Pehowski Research of the Pehowski Family
    , e-mail to Gary Griggs, 3/10/11.